2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Highgate

Code SSC41756 (SSC)
People 1,284
Male 576
Female 708
Australian citizenship 1,142
People born overseas 213
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 11
Families 340
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 560
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Highgate % Australia %
Total 1,284 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 576 44.9 9,270,466 49.4
Female 708 55.1 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 0 0.0 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 1,284 people were counted in Highgate (State Suburbs): of these 44.9% were male and 55.1% were female. Of the total population 0.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Highgate % Australia %
People
0-4 years 75 5.8 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 224 17.4 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 164 12.8 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 556 43.3 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 105 8.2 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 152 11.8 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Highgate (State Suburbs) there were 299 children aged 0-14 years and 257 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Highgate % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,142 88.9 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 213 16.6 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 11 0.8 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Highgate (State Suburbs), 1,142 people were Australian citizens, 213 were born overseas and 11 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Highgate % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 514 52.6 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 87 8.9 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 69 7.1 919,904 6.2
Never married 294 30.1 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Highgate (State Suburbs), 52.6% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 8.9% were separated or divorced, 7.1% were widowed and 30.1% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Highgate % Australia %
Australia 985 76.7 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Highgate % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Highgate % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Highgate % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 386 60.5 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 200 31.3 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 22 3.4 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 30 4.7 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 298 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 638 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 638 people aged 15 years and over in Highgate (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 60.5% worked full-time, 31.3% worked part-time, 3.4% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.7% were unemployed. 298 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Highgate % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Highgate % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Highgate % Australia %
Couple family without children 111 32.6 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 167 49.1 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 54 15.9 762,632 15.4
Other family 8 2.4 88,864 1.8
Total families 340 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Highgate (State Suburbs), 340 families were counted: of these, 32.6% were couple families without children, 49.1% were couple families with children, 15.9% were one parent families and 2.4% were other families.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | household type

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Highgate % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 521 93.0 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 560 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Highgate (State Suburbs), 521 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Highgate % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 402 77.2 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 72 13.8 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 47 9.0 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 0 0.0 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Highgate (State Suburbs), 77.2% were separate houses, 13.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 9.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Highgate % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 223 42.8 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 164 31.5 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 92 17.7 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 13 2.5 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 35 6.7 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Highgate (State Suburbs), 42.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 31.5% were being purchased and 17.7% were rented.

Landlord type Highgate % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 32 34.8 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 0 0.0 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 58 63.0 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 0 0.0 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Highgate (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 34.8% were rented from a real estate agent, 0.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 63.0% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Highgate % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 340 65.3 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 142 27.3 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 15 2.9 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Highgate (State Suburbs), 65.3% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 27.3% were single (or lone) person households and 2.9% were group households.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 9/03/2006

Data for this Quickstats has been sourced from the 2001 Basic Community Profile catalogue No. 2001.0 and the 2001 Indigenous Profile catalogue No. 2002.0. Indigenous Statistics are only available for selected geographic areas. The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2001 Census of Population & Housing held on 7 August 2001. Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. These adjustments may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages in QuickStats. For more information refer to Introduced Random Error. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

Census Data Quality.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2001 Census of Population & Housing held on 7 August 2001. Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. These adjustments may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages in QuickStats. For more information refer to Introduced Random Error in the 2001 Census Dictionary. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070. www.abs.gov.au/census

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